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B'nai Brith Canada's 2019 Year in Review

Click here to make a tax-deductible donation Dec. 23, 2019 Dear Friends, As we celebrate the happy holiday of Chanukah, we also illuminate the year 2019. It was long, tumultuous and at times horrifying and unfathomable for the Jewish world. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada to New Foreign Minister: Lead Way in Fighting Antisemitism

An image of Parliament Hill in Ottawa (National Post) December 9, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA - B’nai Brith Canada congratulates Canada's new Minister of Foreign Affairs, François-Philippe Champagne, as he takes up his new role. Continue reading

Our Appeal to the Prime Minister: Confronting Antisemitism Will Strengthen National Unity

An image of Parliament Hill in Ottawa (National Post) December 3, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada has submitted a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau outlining its priorities ahead of the new session of Parliament, which begins on Thursday, Dec. 5. Continue reading

Last Chance for Jews to Vote Without Holiday Conflict

October 7, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is encouraging Jewish Canadians to take advantage of the few remaining days available for them to vote in the federal election without holiday conflicts. Continue reading

Shana Tova from B'nai Brith Canada

Dear Friends, Shalom and Shana Tova!We are coming up on Rosh Hashanah, a time for introspection and prayer as well as reflection on the past and hope for the future. As we gather with family and loved ones to mark the occasion, we remember the year that was and look forward to the fresh year to come. Continue reading

Quebec Basketball Tournament Sparks Interest in Community Involvement

  Harvey Levine (far right) hands out the championship trophy to the burgundy team.   August 13, 2019 QUEBEC CONFIDENTIAL | By Mike Cohen MONTREAL – B’nai Brith Canada recently held its first basketball tournament in Quebec. The event was not only an enormous success, but it also sparked the interest of almost three dozen youths who now want to learn more about B’nai Brith and get further involved in the community. Continue reading

Fighting For the Community

  Dear Friend,   Here at B’nai Brith Canada, we take human rights seriously and have been advocating for the rights of Canadian Jews since 1875. It goes without saying that the rights to vote and run for office – on an equal footing with all other Canadians – are among the most fundamental rights.  Continue reading

ATTENTION Students! 🔈 WIN $3,000 with B'nai Brith's Diverse Minds Creative Writing Competition

Oct. 18, 2018 WINNIPEG – B’nai Brith Canada is proud to launch an exciting educational initiative that promotes diversity and teaches the valuable lessons of inclusion and tolerance to both elementary and high school students. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Launches Free Clothing Donation Pick-Up Service Across the GTA

Sept. 5, 2018 TORONTO – Just in time for the New Year, B’nai Brith Canada is delighted to introduce a new addition to our Clothing Donation Program, making it easier to unload your unwanted clothes, houseware items and toys. With our brand new service of home pick-up, completely free of charge, we are making it easier to support those in need, while also helping the environment. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Appoints New National Director of the League for Human Rights

Ran Ukashi August 3, 2018By Dana FieldsSenior Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith CanadaTORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Ran Ukashi to the position of National Director of the League for Human Rights. Continue reading
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